Make the switch

Samsung Smart Switch makes it easy to transfer contacts, photos, messages and more from your old phone to your new Galaxy.

Switch from Android or iOS

Upgrade to Galaxy.

With Smart Switch, you can bring your information with you whether you have an Android OS, iOS, Blackberry or Windows device.

Transfer photos, contacts, messages, videos, calendars

Transfer what's important.

Bring your contacts, photos, videos, apps, settings, messages, music, calendars and more.

Samsung Cloud

Back up your phone.

Don't leave the essentials behind. Back up, sync, and restore using Samsung
Cloud and bring your data over just as you left it.

Switching to the Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S7

Switching to the Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S7

Switching to the Galaxy S6, Note5 or earlier.²

Switching to the Galaxy S6, Note5 or earlier.²

Smart Switch Mobile
Smart Switch for PC
Smart Switch for Mac
Smart Switch Tablet

Smart Switch Mobile

Download the Smart Switch app to transfer items directly from your old smartphone to your new Galaxy device.

GET THE APP

Smart Switch for PC

Download and install the Smart Switch software to transfer items directly from a PC to your new Galaxy device.

DOWNLOAD FOR PC

Smart Switch for Mac

Download and install the Smart Switch software to transfer items directly from a Mac to your new Galaxy device.

DOWNLOAD FOR MAC

Smart Switch Tablet

Download the Smart Switch app to transfer items directly from your old device to your new Galaxy tablet.

GET THE APP

Sync other devices.

If your device isn't Smart Switch compatible, simply use the Kies app to connect it to your PC. Kies makes it easy to synchronize data and find new apps.

Sync other devices.

If your device isn't Smart Switch compatible, simply use the Kies app to connect it to your PC. Kies makes it easy to synchronize data and find new apps.

Smart Switch Support

Questions? We've
got you covered.

To find out which devices are compatible with Smart
Switch, FAQs and other information, visit the Samsung
Smart Switch Support page.


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¹If you do not have the USB connector, open Smart Switch Mobile in “Settings” on your new phone or download Smart Switch for PC/Mac. For a wire transfer, device must be a Galaxy device with Android™ 4.3 or higher, iOS 5 or higher, or BlackBerry® 7 OS or lower. Other devices are not supported for a wire transfer and must use the Smart Switch wireless transfer option or download the Kies app. If you do not have the USB cable from your old phone or the USB connector for a wired transfer to a GS8, then you may use the wireless options.

²Limited Content supported for iOS 9 transfers via iCloud. To avoid disruption in text messaging when transferring from iOS, change your iMessage settings HERE.